Mr. Karthik Mahalingam is currently a Sloan Fellow MBA at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Prior to MIT, he was a senior partner at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas (SAM), India’s premier corporate law firm. At SAM, he led the national practice for venture capital and was head of the Bangalore office. Before SAM, Karthik was Director – Legal at Omidyar Network, a Silicon Valley investment firm focused on consumer internet, mobile and technology and handled transactions in India, S.E.Asia and Africa.
He has worked on over 130 transactions, aggregating $5.5B in PE, VC, M&A, IPO and corporate advisory. He has driven large transactions with global companies like Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, HP, Goldman Sachs, SABMiller and Tata.
He is now focused on being at the intersection of law, business and technology through corporate venture capital and corporate development (M&A and strategic partnerships).
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